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International Finance and Law (Dual Degree with the University of Pennsylvania Law School)

Sciences Po

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
14270 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

The International Finance and Law (Dual Degree with the University of Pennsylvania Law School) degree program is a two-year full time Master's Program. Spanning a wide range of disciplines, this Sciences Po program offers core courses in management, finance and law.

Overview

The Sciences Po curriculum blends financial and legal expertise and professional skills courses. The International Finance and Law (Dual Degree with the University of Pennsylvania Law School) is designed to offer advanced education in the area of financial law and to give students the opportunity to develop a top-level career in the private, public or non-profit sectors.

All students will spend their first year at Sciences Po, and their second year at Penn Law. After two years of study, and provided credits have been completed in both institutions, students will receive Master's degrees from both Sciences Po (Master's in Finance and Strategy or Master's in Economics and Business) and Penn Law (LL.M.).

The faculty involved in this program is comprised of internationally renowned academics and practitioners. By joining both the Penn Law and Sciences Po communities, dual degree students will be able to benefit from the exceptionally stimulating intellectual environment of both institutions during the duration of the program, and as alumni to extend their networks and opportunities to both sides of the Atlantic.

Students participating in the program will have access at both Sciences Po and at the University of Pennsylvania to all facilities normally offered to students, such as libraries, computer network, career services, sports facilities, and student associations and cultural life.

Programme Structure

Year 1 at Sciences Po

Students who are jointly admitted will spend their first year of study at Sciences Po either in the Master Finance et Stratégie (French taught) or in the Master Economics and Business (English taught).

Year 2 at Penn Law

Students will spend their last year of study at the University of Pennsylvania Law School in the Master of Laws, following the LLM program curriculum. 

While Penn Law does not offer LLM degrees in specific fields of law, all LLM students may, however, design their own personal curriculum and, in doing so, may choose to focus on a particular topic or specialty including, but not limited to:

  • Commercial Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Intellectual Property & the Internet
  • International Law
  • Public Interest/Human Rights
  • Securities and Banking
  • Trade Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in French

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Candidates, no matter their academic background (studies abroad or in France), seeking admission to a dual degree do neither need to sit a written exam nor take an interview. 

  • To be eligible to take the New York Bar Exam, in general, candidates must have obtained a law degree requiring at least three years of study prior to admission to the program. 
  • Most Penn Law LLMs have obtained a law degree prior to matriculation in the Program. However, applicants without a prior law degree have been admitted to the Program where they can show sufficient knowledge and/or experience in a related field as well as demonstrate how the LLM Program will advance their career and/or scholarly work.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14270 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14270 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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